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Kim Robertson-Mist Covered Mountains of Home-Highland Heart-Gourd

Manus Lunny, Andy Stewart, Phil Cunningham-Nil si n Gra-Fire in the Glen-Shanachie

Paddy Keenan-Barbara Allen-Keenan-Hot Conya Records


Mary Jane Lammond and Wendy MacIssac-Oran ant-Saighdeir-Seinn-Factor

Eileen Ivers-Crossroads-Beyond the Bog Road-Ivers

Karen Matheson-O Mhairis tu mo Mhari-Down River-Compass

Grey Larsen-First Snow-The Orange Tree-Sugar Hill


Mick McAuley-Adieu Sweet Lovely Nancy-Serenade-Compass

Jenna Moynihan-Haven-Haven-Hearth PR

Susan McKeown-Caledonia-Sweet Liberty-World Village

Lunasa-Ballyogan-The Kinnitty Sessions-Compass


Bill Jones-The Barley and the Rye-Panchpuran-Compass

Liz Carroll and John Doyle-Lament for Tommy Makem-Double Play-Compass

Cathy Ryan-Follow the Heron-The Farthest Wave-The Farthest Wave-Shanachie

Grainne Murphy-The New Mown Meadow/The Maids of Mount Kisco-Short Stories


JSD Band-Pastures of Plenty-Pastures of Plenty-Lochshore

Maire ni Chathasaigh and Chris Newman- The Gander in the Pratie Hole/Queen of the Rushes-In the Highlands-Bridge

Gate House-Sean Ban-

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Burach-Born Tired-Born Tired-CDTRAX

Mary and Frances Black-Song of the Irish Whistle-Hearts O’ Space

Distant Oaks-Ho’ Hoiligean-Music of Carmina Gadelica


Clannad-Rhapsody na gCrann-Na’du’r-Arc Music

Franco Morone-Kitty Wave-Stranlandia

Carla Sciaky-Waulking Song-Spin the Weavers

The Outside Track-Happy Reels-Rise Up-Alba


John Doyle-Willie Riley-Evening Comes Early-Shanachie

Tabache-The Quiet Place-Waves of Rush-Lochshore

Outside Track-Sweet Lover of Mine-Rise Up

Patsy O’Brien-Matt Peoples/Tripping Down the Stairs-Irish Guitar


Colleen Raney-Lark in the Clear Air-Lark-Raney

Capercaillie-The Haggis-Crosswinds-Green Linnet

Jez Lowe-The Galloway Lad-Galloways-Amicus

Steve Baughman-A Drop of the Pure-Tall Tree


Cathie Ryan-The Wild Flowers-The Farthest Wave-Shanachie

Daimh-Barra to Balloch-Tuneship-Alba

Caswell/Carnahan-Madame I’m a Darlin-New Leaves on an Old Tree

Hanneke Cassel-Coisfield House-Trip to Walden Pond


Daoiri Farrell-Valley of Knockanure-True Born Irishman

Outside Track-Hurry Up and Wait-Light up the Dark-Alba

Connla-The Boatman-River Waiting-Connla

Open the Door for Three-On a beautiful Morning-The Penny Wager


Pat Broaders/Open the Door for Three-Ye Lovers All-The Joyful Hour

Press Gang-Crossing the Shannon-The Press Gang

Susan McKeowan-The Wee Birds All have Gone-Sweet Liberty

Catriona McKay and Chris Stout-Smugglers-Laebrack-Green Linnet

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Pierre Benusan-L’Alchimiste-Intuite

Mary Black-Lay Down Your Burden-Holy Ground-Gift Horse

Shelley Phillips-Cold Frosty Morning-The Butterfly-Gourd


Daimh-Donald McCleod’s Reels-The Rough Bounds-Daimh

Cillian Vallely and Kevin Crawford-Man from Moyasta-on Common Ground

John Doyle and Kate Rusby-Bitter the Parting-Wayward Son-Compass

Nuala Kennedy-Hop Jigs-The New Shoes-Compass


Lissa Schneckenburger-The Drowsy Sleeper-Song-Footprint

Patsy O’Brien-Matt People’s/The Macroom Lasses/Trpping Down-Irish Guitar

Karen Matheson-An Fhideag Airgid-Celtic Dreamland-Putumayo

Colm O’Donnell-Cunla/The Frieze Breeches-Farewell to Evening


Cathie Ryan-The Farthest Wave-The Farthest Wave-Shanachie

Davy Spillane-Midnight Walker-Celtic Twilight-Hearts ‘ Space

Danu-The Wee Lass on the Brae-All Things Considered-Shanachie

Franco Morone-Kittywave-Stranlandia


Maddy Prior-The Blacksmith-Voices of English Traditional Song

Celtic Voyage-Citi na Cumman-Celtic Voyage-Gourd

Malinky-Billy Taylor-Three Ravens-CD Trax

Seamus Egan-Farewell to Glasgow-A Celtic Tapestry


Susan McKeown-Sweet Liberty/Promenade-Sweet Liberty

Patrick Street-Music for a found Harmonium-Joyful Noise-Green Linnie

Robbie O’Connell-Keg of Brandy-The Celts Rise Again-Green Linnit

Seamus Egan-John Doherty’s/Crowly’s-Joyful Noise-Green Linnit

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Burach-Born Tired-Born Tired-GreenTrax

Heidi Talbot-High Germany-Distant Future-Compass

Deanta-Let the Hare Sit–Ready for the Storm


Daimh-A Nighneag a Ghroidh-The Rough Bounds-Daimh

Cassie and Maggie-Jimmie’s-Sterling Road-Hearth PR

Paul McKenna-Smiling Tears-Stem the Tide-Mad River

Andy Shanks and Jim Russel-St Andrew in the Window-Diamonds in the Night-Culburnie

Paul McKenna-Darcy and Rin’s-Stem the Tide-Mad River


Cathie Ryan-What will you do Love?-The Farthest Wave-Shanachie

Eilidh Shaw and Ross Martin-The Sound of Sleat-Birl-Esque-Alba

Lissa Scheneckenburger-Lovely Jamie-Song-Footprint

Shannon Heaton-44 Mill St-The Blue Dress


Susan McKeown-Caledonia-Sweet Liberty

FrancoMorone-Respiro di una Forestra-Strandlandia

Manran-An Eala Bhan-Manran-Manran

Joanie Madden-The Black Rose-Song of the Irish Whistle-Hearts O’ Space


Colm O’Donnell-Erin Gra Mo Chroi-Farewell to Erin

Dermot Byrne-Pigeon on the Gate-Dermot Byrne

Cathie Ryan-Follow the Heron-The Farthest Wave-Shanachie

Catriona McKay and Chris Stout-Smugglers-Laebrack-Green Trax


June Tabor and Martin Simpson-Flash Company-A Cut Above-Green Linnet

Peter Ostoushko-Trip to Dongal-Coming Down from Red Lodge

The Paul McKenna band-P Stands for Paddy-Between the Two Worlds-Mad River

Tanas-Caitlin-Suilean Dubh-KRL


The Outside Track-The Banks of Sweet Dundee-Rise Up-Alba

Patsy O’Brien-The Roaring Barmaid/Ivan’s-Irish Guitar

Slyvia Herold-Courting is a Pleasure-Celtic Voices

Wendy Stewart-Reel Set-Standing Wave-Green Trax


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Liz Carroll and John Doyle-Near bye Long Ago-Double Play-Compass

Mary Black-Lay Down your Burden-The Holy Ground-Gift Horse

Duncan Chisholm-The Pilgrimage-Sand Wood


Maighead ni Dhomhnaill-An Cailin Gaelach-No Dowry

Steve Baughman-Coleman’s March-Farewell to Orkney

Colleen Raney-Lark in the Clear Air-Lark-Raney

Paddy Keenan-Kelldevil Air-Na Keen Affair-Conya Records


Kate Rusby- Sir Eglamore-Hourglass-Compass

Open House-The Okarina and the Tatoo-Hoof and Mouth

Jim Malcolm-The Shearing-The First Cold Day-Beltane

Altan-Gweebarra Bridge-Blue Idol-Narada


Jenny Sturgeon-The Wren and the Salt Air-The Wren and the Salt Air

Michael Rooney and June McCormick-Sonny’s Return/Grady’s Visit-Draiocht

Daimh-Nuair a chi Thu Calleag Bhoidheach-Crossing Point

Patsy O’Brien-My Lagan Love/Maids of Mitchelstown-Irish Guitar


Andy Stewart-Queen Amang the Heather-Donegal Rain

Gillian Frame-Pendulum/Grace-Pendulum-Cheeryoo

Connie Dover-Shenandoah-Somebody-Taylor Park

Marla Fibish, Erin Schrader, Richard Mandel-La Valse des Pastouriaux/Will you come Home-Three Mile Stone


Grada-The Hutt Reels-Natural Angle-Compass

Nomos-Rinn na Mara-I won’t be afraid anymore-Solid Records

Gatehouse-On the Edge-Heather Down the moor-Gael Linn


Katie McMahon-Till the Sun Comes Up-After the Morning-Paradigm

De Temp Antan-Les jumrllres au camp-Les Habits de Papier-Musication

Deanta-Waltz of the White Lilies-Whisper of a Secret

Jim Malcolm-The Valley of Strathmore-The First Cold day-Beltane

Alasdair Fraser-Theme for Scotland-Dawn Dance


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Calan Bridge and Cillian Vallely-The Humors of Tullycrine-Calan Bridge

Runa-Amhran Mhuighinse-Somewhere Along the Road-Runa

Hanneke Cassel-These 30 Years-Trip to Walden Pond-Cassel


John Doyle-The Apprentice Boy-Wayward Son-Compass

Cythara-Women of Ireland/Morrison’s Jig-Plucked and Hammered-KRL

Battlefield Band-The Last Trip Home-Gentle Giants-CDTrax

Matt and Shannon Heaton-Redwoods in Winter-Blue Skies Above-Heaton


Tales from Old Ireland Disc 2-The Soul Cages-Narrated by Maura O’Connell


Jody’s Heaven-Old Road to Gary/Jody’s Heaven-Jody’s Heaven

Cara Dillon-Spencer the Rover-Hill of Thieves-Proper

Martin Hayes-Paddy Fahy’s Jig-Martin Hayes-Green Linnet

Vishten-Ma mie J’ai fait un Reve-Musique Acadienne


Christa Burch-Giant-Love of the Land-Burch

Michael Rooney and June McCormack-Gort na Mona-Draiocht

Colleen Raney-Lovely Green Banks of the Moy-Here This is Home-Little Sea Records


Tales from Old Ireland-Disc 1-The Children of Lir-Narrated by Maura O’Connell


Alasdair Fraser-Common Ground-Dawn Dance-Culburnie

Jim Malcolm-The Shearing-The First Cold Day-Beltane

Johnny Hardie and Gavin Marwick-The Snuff Wife

Ed Miller-Aye Waulkin O’-Lowlander-Wellfield


Eileen Ivers-Green Fields of America-Beyond the Bog

Al Petteway-A Waltz for Rebecca-Caledon Wood-Maggie’s Music

By Water-Earth and Stone-By Water-Fresh Haggis

Kim Robertson-If I were a Blackbird-Highland Heart-Gourd




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Hope all are staying well and safe at home.  Here is some easy sounding selections to keep you company.



Laurie Riley-Brae Lochiel-Glenlivet

Nuala Kennedy-An Bhean udai Thall-The Birnam Witch Project-Vertical

The Outside Track-Wrong House-Light Up the Dark-Alba


Innishear-Waulkin o’the Fauld-Rainbands-Amerisound

The Paul McKenna Band-Darcy and Erin’s-Stem the Tide-Mad River

Anna Murray-Ailean Duinn-Three Things-Lochshore

Celtic Mist-Good Morning to Your Night Cap-Maggie’s Music


Grey Larsen-The Gathering-The Gathering-SugarHill

Martin Hayes-Tell her I am/Gallager’s Frolics-The Lonesome Touch-Green Linnet

Sean Keane-Meeting is a Pleasure-Turn a Phrase-Kells

Ian Melrose-Nessie’s Hornpipe-Between the Sighs-Low Motion


Matt and Shannon Heaton-Brad’s Honeybees-Lover’s Well

Lisa Lynne-Welcome-Seasons of the Soul-Windham Hill

Alasdair Fraser-Calum Squire-Return to Kintail-Culburnie

Jim Malcolm-Highland Mary-Acquaintance-Beltane


Ensemble Galilei-The Oyster Catcher and the Actress-Mystic and the Muse-Dorian

Eileen Ivers-Dear Irish Boy-Crossing the Bridge-Sony

Dolores Keane-Ballyroan-Night Owl-Alula

Catriona McKay and Chris Stout-Smugglers-Laebrack-Green Trax


Franco Morone-Geordie/John Barleycorn/Ye Jacobites–Road to Lisdoonvarna-Rough Trade

Mick McAuley and Winifred Horan-Serenade-Compass

Colleen Raney-I Live not where I love-Lark-Raney

Deanta-Hammy’s Jigs-Ready for the Storm-Green Linnet


McKasson and McDonald-Brook Leigh-Harbour

Brendan Power-Drag her around the Road-New Irish Harmonica

Ian Bruce-The Stoutest Man in the Forty Twa-Hodden Grey

Aidan O’Rourke-Mangersta Beach-Sirius-Vertical




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Paddy Keenan-Killdevil Air-Na Keen Affair-Conya Records

Colleen Raney-The Lovely Green Banks of the Moy-Here This is Home-Little Sea

Innisheer-Waulk’in the Fauld-Rainbands-Amerisound


Jim Malcolm-Jock O’ Hazeldean-Still-Beltane

Franco Morone-Geordie/John Barleycorn/Ye Jacobites by name-Rough Trade

Rachel Walker-Mo Ghael Oigear a Chuil Duinn-Fon Reul-Sholus

Grada-Manaku Swing-The Landing Step-Compass


Cathie Ryan-Slan Abhaille-Cathie Ryan-Shanachie

Genticorum-Valse des Pooles-Nagez Rameurs-Musication

John Doyle-Willie Riley-Evening Comes Early-Shanachie

Grainne Murphy-Set of Reels: The New Mown Meadow/The maids of Mount Kisco-Murphy


Archie Fisher-Yonder Banks/The Shipyard Apprentice-Sunsets I’ve Galloped Into-Snow Goose

Mick McCauley and Winifred Horan-Serenade-Serenade-Compass

Julie Fowlis-Winward Away-Alterum-Machair

Natalie McMaster-The Shakin O’ the Pocky-My Roots are Showing


Kate Rusby and Kathryn Roberts-The Lorry Ride-Rusby & Roberts-Compass

Joanie Madden-A Whistle on the Wind-A Whistle on the Wind-Green Linnet

Tim O’Brien-Mick Ryan’s Lament-Two Journeys-Howdy Skies Records

Goitse-Trip to Dixie-Tall tales and Misadventures


Mary Jane Lammond and Wendy MacIssac-Air a Ghile Tha Mo Run-Seinn-Factor

Andrew Finn Magill-O’Carolan Piece: Maurice O’Conners-Roots

Jim Malcolm-Jimmy’s Gone to Flanders-Live in Glenfarg-Beltane

Ian Melrose-Nettie’s Hornpipe-Between the Sighs-Inabustik


Julie Fowlis-Dann’s A Luideagan Odhar-Every Story-Machair

Anna Murrey-Finbarr Saunders-Into Indigo-Lochshore

Dervish-Swallow’s Tail-Spirit-Compass Records










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9:04 AM Duncan Chisholm “The Farley Bridge” from Farrar on Copperfish Records


March 1 is the feast-day of St David, the patron saint of Wales. This morning’s show features Welsh folk music, rarely heard on radio in the US!

9:09 AM Robin Huw Bowen “Afalau Seidr / Pibddawns Yr Angylion (Medley)” from Telyn Berseinol Fy Ngwlad / Sweet Harp Of My Land – A Collection Of Welsh Music On The Welsh Triple Harp on Flying Fish

9:12 AM Carreg Lafar “Dryw Bach” from Profiad on Sain

9:14 AM Ogam “Jig Pultague” from Goreuon Canu Gwerin Newydd / The Best Of New Welsh Folk Music on Sain

9:18 AM Plethyn “Breuddwyd Glyndwr” from Drws Agored


9:23 AM Ar Log “Yn Harbwr Corc (In Cork Harbour)” from Ar Log I-III (1976-1981) on Sain SCD 2303

9:26 AM Plethyn “Can Y Cathreinwr” from Best of the Rest on CD on Unknown

9:28 AM Crasdant “Gwyr Pen-Dref/Cwrw Melyn/Hoffedd Ap Hywel” from Crasdant on Sain

9:32 AM Cusan Tân “Y March Glas (The Grey Stallion)” from Esgair (The Ridge) on Sain SCD 2115

9:34 AM 4 Yn Y Bar “Gwrachod Llanddona/Gyrru’R Byd O’M Blaen” from Gorau Gwerin / The Best Of Welsh Folk Music on Sain


9:40 AM Aberjaber “Machynlleth/Pwt Ar Y Bys/Llanofer Reel” from Gorau Gwerin / The Best Of Welsh Folk Music on Sain

9:44 AM Pigyn Clust “Mon A Menai” from Goreuon Canu Gwerin Newydd / The Best Of New Welsh Folk Music on Sain

9:47 AM Saith Rhyfeddod “Hyd y Frwynen (Length of the Reed) – Rhuad Teirw’r Dyffryn (The Roar of the Valley Bulls)” from Celtic Folk from Wales on ARC

9:52 AM Carreg Lafar “Ysbryd Y Werin/Mae’R Ddaear Yn Glasu” from Goreuon Canu Gwerin Newydd / The Best Of New Welsh Folk Music on Sain


The Black Brothers (Michael and Shay) have a new CD and will be performing at the Caspar Pub in a benefit for the Mendocino COmmunity Center on Friday March 6.

10:02 AM Michael and Shay Black “Grace O’Malley” from Glackanacker on Independent

10:04 AM Michael and Shay Black “Muirsheen Durkin” from Glackanacker on Independent

10:17 AM Michael and Shay Black “The Man from the Daily Mail” from Glackanacker on Independent


We just had a fantastic performance by the Irish band Téada last Friday, and brought back some new CDs to share.

10:25 AM Séamus Begley “Domhnaill O Conaill” from The Bold Kerryman on IRL

10:28 AM Oisín Mac Diarmada “The Avonmore / All Hands Around (feat. Samantha Harvey)” from The Green Branch on Independent


Molly’s Revenge will perform in a benefit concert for KZYX on Friday March 20, at Eagles Hall in Fort Bragg.

10:37 AM Molly’s Revenge “Candles in the Dark” from The Lucky Set on Molri Music

10:40 AM Molly’s Revenge “Birds of Cape Breton” from The Lucky Set on Molri Music


Finishing up with some great Welsh anthems and lively dance music!

10:43 AM The Royal Regiment of Wales “Men of Harlech” from Web on Unknown

10:46 AM Calan “Y Pibddawnsiau (Y Bibddawns Ffrengig/Y Bibddawns Newydd/Y Lili)” from Bling on Sain

10:50 AM Dafydd Iwan/Ar Log “Yma O Hyd” from Gorau Gwerin / The Best Of Welsh Folk Music on Sain

10:54 AM Calan “Big D” from DEG | 10 on Sain


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Kim Robertson-Glenlivit-Treasures of the Celtic Harp-Dragason

Jim Malcolm-The Echo Mocks the Corncrake-The Corncrake-Beltane


Mairead Ni Mhaonigh-Molly Na Chuilleandin-Faire Celts-Narada

John Williams-Up in the Garret/Old Tipperary-Steam-Green Linnet

Dougie MacLean-Stepping Stones-Riof-Dunkeld

Joanie Madden-The Black Rose-Song of the Irish Whistle-Hearts O Space


Teada-The Russians are Coming/The Miller’s Daughter/The Boston-Sligo Reel-Music Memory-Compass

John Doyle-Captain Glen-Wayward Son-Compass

Nuala Kennedy-Hop Jigs-New Shoes-Compass

Sileas-The Silver Whistle-Song of the Green Linnet-Green Linnet


Danny Carnahan and Robin Petrie-Till the Stars Come Down-Cut and Run-Red House

Niall and Cilian Vallely-The Humors of Tullycrine-Callan Bridge

Jim Jam-Tullamore, I miss you-Pheonix-Jim Jam.IE

William Coulter-Frieze Britches/Donny Brook Fair-The Crooked Road-Gourd Music


Jim Malcolm-Jeannie Reid’s Hoose-Tam O’ Shanter and Other Tales-Beltane

Daimh-Barra to Balloch-Tuneship-ALBA

Cara Dillon-The Hill of Thieves-Hill of Thieves-Proper

Malinky-Cows and Cotton Grass-Flower and Iron-Mad River

Sean Keane-Meeting is a Pleasure-Turn a Phrase

Runa-Saints and Sinners-One Errant Night-


Duncan Chisholm-Unknown Air-Affric-Copperfish

Meav-The Dark Haired Girl-Silver Sea

Old Blind Dogs-Lads O’ Fair-The Gab O’ Mey-Green Linnet

Bonnie Rideout-MacDonald Lord of the Isle-Celtic Mist

North Cregg-There was a Maid in her Father’s Garden-Summer at my Feet

Connla-The SS Baychimo-The Next Chapter-Connla





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